Posts Tagged ‘McBean Park and Ride’

McBean Park and Ride Construction Update: VIDEO

November 4, 2013

 

This Week in Santa Clarita covers the latest McBean Park and Ride construction progress with James Tong at the McBean Regional Transfer Station.

City Installs New Public Art Piece at McBean Park and Ride

September 30, 2013

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The City of Santa Clarita recently installed the newest Art in Public Places art piece at the McBean Park and Ride. Artist team Mark Grieve and Ilana Spector created, Archways, a large composition of intersecting planes of steel hoops.

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The artwork provides the viewer a visual ride while going through daily activities, with an open-ended interpretation that changes the view and the art piece through time.

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Located adjacent to the McBean Regional Transit Center, the 4.9 acre Park and Ride is planned to  open in fall 2013. The project will include 280 parking spaces and a five bus bay platform to accommodate more buses.

For more information about Art in Public Places, visit the City’s new Arts & Events page

McBean Park and Ride Groundbreaking Event: VIDEO

January 24, 2013

This Week in Santa Clarita covers the groundbreaking event for the new McBean Park and Ride project at the McBean Regional Transit Center.

McBean Park and Ride Ground Breaking

January 18, 2013
Tierra clad members of the SCV Royal Court flank officials as they break ground.  (L-r): Assistant City Manager Frank Oviedo, Councilmember TimBen Boydston, Mayor Bob Kellar, Councilmember Marsha McLean, Andre Hollings (representing Assemblyman Scott Wilk and Metro CEO Art Leahy.

Tiara clad members of the SCV Royal Court flank officials as they break ground. (L-r): Assistant City Manager Frank Oviedo, Councilmember TimBen Boydston, Mayor Bob Kellar, Councilmember Marsha McLean, Andre Hollings (representing Assemblyman Scott Wilk) and Metro CEO Art Leahy.

Thursday, January 17, Mayor Bob Kellar and the Santa Clarita City Council were joined by Metro CEO Art Leahy and other officials to break ground on the McBean Park and Ride.

Mayor Kellar makes opening comments.

Mayor Kellar makes opening comments.

Located adjacent to the McBean Regional Transit Center, the 4.9 acre Park and Ride is planned to  open in fall 2013. The project will include 280 parking spaces and a five bus bay platform to accommodate more buses.

Metro CEO Art Leahy talks about the project.

Metro CEO Art Leahy talks about the project.

The $4 million project will also provide amenities such as landscape beautification, 171 newly planted trees, low impact lighting and sustainable design elements.

Councilmember Marsha McLean poses next to a picture.

Councilmember Marsha McLean poses next to a picture.

Local and federal funding partners included: the Metro Call for Projects program, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) and the Congestion Mitigation and the Air Quality Improvement Program from the Federal Transit Authority (FTA). 

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Join City Council for Groundbreaking Event for New McBean Park and Ride this Thursday

January 14, 2013
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Mayor Bob Kellar and the Santa Clarita City Council invite community members to join them for the groundbreaking event for the new McBean Park and Ride this Thursday, January 17, at 3 p.m. The McBean Park and Ride is located 24375 Valencia Boulevard.

For more information about the groundbreaking event for the new McBean Park and Ride, contact Corrina Knudson at (661) 255-4939 or at CKnudson@Santa-Clarita.com.

City Council Invites Community to Groundbreaking Event for New McBean Park and Ride January 17

January 3, 2013
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Mayor Bob Kellar and the Santa Clarita City Council invite community members to join them for the groundbreaking event for the new McBean Park and Ride on Thursday, January 17, at 3 p.m. The McBean Park and Ride is located 24375 Valencia Boulevard.

For more information about the groundbreaking event for the new McBean Park and Ride, contact Corrina Knudson at (661) 255-4939 or at CKnudson@Santa-Clarita.com.


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